One of the most ravishing tours we took in Bali was the Sacred Monkey Forest in Ubud (beautiful area in the heart of the island). The ride itself announced that something amazing was about to come.
The view of 18 de Julio Street in Montevidéu, with Salvo Palace as background. The Salvo was designed by the Italian architect Maria Palanti and opened in 1928. The same architect also projected a brother - building in Buenos Aires – the Barolo Palace, in Mayo Avenue, which is very similar to the Salvo Palace.
A simple but charming place, with very rich biodiversity. The paths beneath your feet seem to have been built by landscape gardeners, and it is all done by the wind, water and fire. Millions of years ago it used to be an ocean, but today is the headwaters of many Brazilian rivers, especially in Amazonia.
Xangai, close to Hong Kong, is the most occidental and commercial city in China, being the main port of the country. High and night illuminated buildings are a characteristic from the local architecture. To support the energy demand on city, the electricity comes from the rural regions to the urban centers, say some Chinese. Besides most Chinese don't speak English, calls attention their sympathy and we can communicate with them through gestures or basic words such as food, beer e best price.
About housing in Marrakesh: pay close attention to this item. Choose to stay either in MEDINA - or outside it – the Ville Nouvelle (new city), but in modern neighborhoods, like Gueliz and Hivernage.
A rainbow in the Chapada Diamantina, at brazilian northeastern.
Loire Valley (Valée de La Loire) deserves a ride, because it is a bit far away and has many castles. It is also possible to join excursions that leave from Tours. We decided to go by car, and as we got away from Paris, we found fields and trees covered in snow, everything white and a cloudy sky, contrasting with the gray road and leafless trees.
It was the first opening weekend of the ski slopes in the winter of 2007 in Chamrousse, alpine town in France southeastern. We were with friends at a local mountain when this peculiar scene surprised us. It seems this is how people take their dogs for walks in the Alps...
On the last year, Territórios had a wonderful time, full of achievements, discoveries and a great gift – recognition of Brazilian readers at TopBlog Award. I worked on a summary of the year and I prepared a special selection with our best articles.